Our referrals come from Surgeons, GPs, Physiotherapists and others, however private patients do not specifically require a referral to be seen by us. Specialised Hand Therapy Services welcomes your referral or enquiry regarding how we may be able to best assist you with your hand or upper limb injury, please call us direct on 08 9324 2881.
To help us provide the best possible service we ask new clients bring all relevant x-ray, test and investigation results and your referral to your first appointment.DOCTORS CAN FIND A REFERRAL FORM HERE
FEES AND REBATES
Specialised Hand Therapy Services operates as a Private Practice and charges are incurred for services provided. Consultation and splint charges can be discussed during your initial consultation.
Private patients may receive a rebate from their private health fund if cover includes ancillary services for OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY. Depending on the insurance policy, there may also be a rebate applicable to some splints/orthoses and equipment required. In some circumstances partial rebate from Medicare may be available if your GP approves you for the Enhanced Primary Care Program.
Worker’s Compensation, Motor Vehicle and DVA accounts, in most circumstances, can be billed directly to the insurer.